FIRST YEAR SEMINAR COURSE OFFERING
The Psychology of Gender
Professor: J. Stapley
Course Code: FY-101-PY03
Students will be introduced to the study of gender through the discipline of psychology. The course will include analysis of film, print media, and direct observational study of people, as well as readings regarding the socialization of gender roles, the effect of gender roles on behavior, and the development of students’ identity and career aspirations. The course will also address sharpening higher-level academic skills, enhancing awareness of ethical issues, and making a successful transition to university life.